214.Bee Gardening with Dawn Combs

Sweet Remedies by Dawn Combs Book title

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If you’ve ever bought a seed packet marked “pollinator friendly,” you’ve started on the path to becoming a Good Neighbor to your local bees. That’s just the first step, though.

Today we are talking with Dawn Combs author of Sweet Remedies: Healing Herbal Honeys and other titles, herbal educator, beekeeper about keeping bees and gardening for the bees.

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Dawn Combs

Author Dawn Combs

Dawn Combs is the author of Sweet Remedies: Healing Herbal Honeys. She is the co-owner of the herbal health farm Mockingbird Meadows and the master formulator for a variety of the farm’s herb- and honey-based products. Trained in ethnobotany, she travels across the country to speak about botanical wellness and home health proficiency. She writes a column, Roots Rx, for Heirloom Gardener magazine and is a regular contributor to Mother Earth Living, Mother Earth News, and Hobby Farms. She has written two previous books about herbal healing. Combs lives with her family in central Ohio.


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